Larry Mendte Named Morning Host At WILM/Wilmington-WDOV/Dover, DE
June 10, 2015 at 11:07 AM (PT)
LARRY MENDTE has landed at iHEARTMEDIA News-Talk WILM-A/WILMINGTON-WDOV-A/DOVER, DE as morning host.
MENDTE, most recently at CUMULUS News-Talk WABC-A/NEW YORK and PMCM ME-TV affiliates WJLP-TV/NEW YORK and KJWP-TV/PHILADELPHIA, has served as commentator for TRIBUNE's TV stations (based at CW affiliate WPIX-TV/NEW YORK), host at MERLIN's old News-Talk WWIQ (IQ106.9)/PHILADELPHIA, anchor at CBS O&O KYW-TV (CBS 3) and NBC O&O WCAU-TV (NBC 10)/PHILADELPHIA and co-host at ACCESS HOLLYWOOD. He was also in the national tabloid news for legal woes while at KYW-TV involving accessing co-anchor ALICIA LANE's emails and an "improper relationship" with LANE.
Regional Market Pres. CHRIS WALUS said, "LARRY is an extraordinary talent who has the unique ability to engage audiences across all demographics. He has an impressive record of success in PHILADELPHIA, NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES, CHICAGO and SAN DIEGO. DELAWARE listeners will be incredibly impressed with his ability to connect, engage and inform.”
"I could not be prouder to join iHEARTMEDIA/DELAWARE and to continue to deliver news and opinion so close to where I was born and raised,” said MENDTE, a native of nearby LANSDOWNE, PA.